The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 46 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 317 170 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.24% 3.24% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 3.40% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 226 151 149
Average salary £59,500 £55,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.18% -7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Architect
England

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +29 90 £62,500 +6.38% 18
Wiltshire +24 60 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Dorset -1 54 £52,500 +0.96% 3
Gloucestershire +24 42 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Somerset -12 34 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Devon -7 7 £67,500 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 216 (34.50%) Finance
2 122 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 117 (18.69%) SOA
4 115 (18.37%) .NET
5 99 (15.81%) Java
6 91 (14.54%) SQL Server
7 90 (14.38%) ITIL
8 79 (12.62%) Windows
9 77 (12.30%) TOGAF
10 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
11 66 (10.54%) Oracle
12 64 (10.22%) Degree
13 62 (9.90%) SC Cleared
14 59 (9.42%) Project Management
15 57 (9.11%) ASP.NET
15 57 (9.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 56 (8.95%) C#
17 55 (8.79%) SAP
18 53 (8.47%) Data Modelling
18 53 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
19 52 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
20 50 (7.99%) Relational Database
21 49 (7.83%) UML
22 48 (7.67%) VMware
23 47 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
24 44 (7.03%) Data Management
24 44 (7.03%) Information Management
25 43 (6.87%) Banking
25 43 (6.87%) Business Analysis
25 43 (6.87%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.83%) IIS
3 17 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.40%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (1.44%) Lync
6 9 (1.44%) SAS
7 8 (1.28%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.28%) MS Project Server
8 7 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.96%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.19%) MS Office
3 18 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 18 (2.88%) SAP MDM
2 11 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.96%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (0.96%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.80%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.44%) SaaS
4 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.48%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.08%) SAN
1 13 (2.08%) Firewall
2 11 (1.76%) Intranet
3 10 (1.60%) Ethernet
4 9 (1.44%) LAN
4 9 (1.44%) Internet
4 9 (1.44%) Wireless
5 8 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (1.28%) WAN
6 6 (0.96%) iSCSI
6 6 (0.96%) Network Security
7 5 (0.80%) OSPF
7 5 (0.80%) BGP
7 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.80%) VPN
8 4 (0.64%) MPLS
8 4 (0.64%) VLAN
8 4 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.48%) xDSL
9 3 (0.48%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.99%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.88%) IBM InfoSphere
5 12 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.60%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.44%) DB2
8 8 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.12%) SAP BW
9 7 (1.12%) SAP BI
9 7 (1.12%) MySQL
10 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.96%) SAP HANA
10 6 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.80%) Big Data
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (3.04%) Maven
1 19 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.76%) MSI
4 9 (1.44%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (0.64%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.64%) Selenium
5 4 (0.64%) Ant
5 4 (0.64%) JUnit
6 3 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 216 (34.50%) Finance
2 43 (6.87%) Banking
3 36 (5.75%) Marketing
4 33 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 32 (5.11%) Legal
6 17 (2.72%) Local Government
7 16 (2.56%) Military
8 14 (2.24%) Retail
9 13 (2.08%) Law
10 11 (1.76%) Advertising
11 9 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.28%) Automotive
13 7 (1.12%) Electronics
13 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.80%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.32%) Publishing
17 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (18.37%) .NET
2 57 (9.11%) ASP.NET
3 39 (6.23%) Web Services
4 36 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (5.11%) HTML
6 30 (4.79%) Middleware
7 26 (4.15%) Spring
8 19 (3.04%) .NET Framework
8 19 (3.04%) HTML5
9 17 (2.72%) jQuery
9 17 (2.72%) XML
10 16 (2.56%) CSS
11 15 (2.40%) SOAP
11 15 (2.40%) Spring MVC
11 15 (2.40%) OSGi
12 12 (1.92%) REST
12 12 (1.92%) WCF
12 12 (1.92%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (1.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.91%) Data Integration
2 33 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.79%) GIS
4 27 (4.31%) Reference Data
5 26 (4.15%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.19%) Open Source
6 20 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.88%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.40%) Digital Media
9 14 (2.24%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.92%) Replication
10 12 (1.92%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.44%) Human Factors
12 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.64%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.64%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.48%) DTV
14 3 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.62%) Windows
2 15 (2.40%) UNIX
2 15 (2.40%) Linux
3 13 (2.08%) Solaris
4 11 (1.76%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.96%) Android
7 6 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.64%) AIX
9 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (18.69%) SOA
2 90 (14.38%) ITIL
3 77 (12.30%) TOGAF
4 59 (9.42%) Project Management
5 57 (9.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 53 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
6 53 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 52 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (7.83%) UML
9 47 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (7.03%) Data Management
10 44 (7.03%) Information Management
11 43 (6.87%) Business Analysis
12 40 (6.39%) MVC
13 37 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (5.59%) Information Architecture
15 33 (5.27%) Scrum
16 31 (4.95%) Network Design
16 31 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
17 28 (4.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.81%) Java
2 56 (8.95%) C#
3 39 (6.23%) SQL
4 15 (2.40%) C++
4 15 (2.40%) PowerShell
5 11 (1.76%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.60%) C
7 4 (0.64%) PHP
7 4 (0.64%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.48%) VB
8 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.48%) Python
9 2 (0.32%) Scala
10 1 (0.16%) Ruby
10 1 (0.16%) Korn
10 1 (0.16%) X++
10 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 64 (10.22%) Degree
3 62 (9.90%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (2.08%) HP ASE
7 12 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.44%) MCTS
11 8 (1.28%) MCP
12 7 (1.12%) CCNP
12 7 (1.12%) HP MASE
13 6 (0.96%) MCSE
13 6 (0.96%) SAP Certification
13 6 (0.96%) CCIE
13 6 (0.96%) CISSP
14 4 (0.64%) MCSD
14 4 (0.64%) CITP
14 4 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.71%) COBIT
2 30 (4.79%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.80%) COREP
4 5 (0.80%) FINREP
4 5 (0.80%) QA
5 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.12%) XenApp
4 7 (1.12%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.96%) SAP ITS
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) vSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.80%) SCCM
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.64%) SCOM
3 4 (0.64%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.48%) WSUS
5 2 (0.32%) Nagios
5 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
6 1 (0.16%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 122 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 66 (10.54%) Oracle
3 55 (8.79%) SAP
4 48 (7.67%) VMware
5 43 (6.87%) IBM
6 39 (6.23%) Citrix
7 29 (4.63%) Cisco
8 20 (3.19%) HP
8 20 (3.19%) ESRI
9 15 (2.40%) Teradata
9 15 (2.40%) Altiris
10 13 (2.08%) JBoss
11 12 (1.92%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.76%) Juniper
12 11 (1.76%) LANDesk
13 10 (1.60%) F5
13 10 (1.60%) Adobe
14 9 (1.44%) Business Objects
14 9 (1.44%) Dell
14 9 (1.44%) NetApp
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
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